The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 84 71 66
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Contract jobs citing CMS 42 55 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.62% 2.27% 2.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.27% 13.65% 12.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 35 33
Average daily rate
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£295 £325 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.23% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Average hourly rate £14.50 £19.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.68% -34.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £15.65 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+75.71% -13.05%
CMS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
409 403 459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.81% 16.65% 18.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 212 227
Average daily rate £400 £365 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 18
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £13.05 £10.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.30 £19.30 £37.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CMS across the Berkshire region.

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

CMS Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Berkshire region.

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

CMS
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -5 23 £375 +13.63% 2
Bracknell -3 11 £190 -36.66% 4
Maidenhead +1 4 £295 -15.10% 2
Slough +3 2 £270 +1.88%
Newbury -12 1 £250 -9.09%
CMS
South East

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing CMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CMS.

1 38 (41.76%) HTML
2 36 (39.56%) CSS
3 30 (32.97%) Content Management
4 26 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 24 (26.37%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (25.27%) CRM
7 22 (24.18%) ITIL
7 22 (24.18%) jQuery
8 21 (23.08%) .NET
9 19 (20.88%) Service Management
10 18 (19.78%) C#
11 16 (17.58%) Marketing
12 15 (16.48%) eTOM
12 15 (16.48%) ASP.NET
12 15 (16.48%) HTML5
12 15 (16.48%) CSS3
13 14 (15.38%) Incident Management
14 13 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
15 12 (13.19%) Telecoms
16 11 (12.09%) Scrum
16 11 (12.09%) Project Management
16 11 (12.09%) Analytics
17 10 (10.99%) Social Media
17 10 (10.99%) User Experience
17 10 (10.99%) Drupal
17 10 (10.99%) PHP
18 9 (9.89%) Windows
18 9 (9.89%) E-Commerce
18 9 (9.89%) MVC
18 9 (9.89%) AngularJS

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing CMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (10.99%) Drupal
2 8 (8.79%) Umbraco
3 7 (7.69%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (6.59%) Node.js
5 5 (5.49%) WordPress
6 2 (2.20%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (1.10%) Confluence
7 1 (1.10%) Kentico
7 1 (1.10%) Commerce Server
7 1 (1.10%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.10%) DNN
7 1 (1.10%) Sitefinity
7 1 (1.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.10%) Magnolia
Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Photoshop
1 5 (5.49%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (4.40%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.30%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.10%) Fireworks
4 1 (1.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Magento
2 1 (1.10%) Fredhopper
2 1 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.10%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.10%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.49%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.20%) SaaS
4 1 (1.10%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.49%) Intranet
2 2 (2.20%) RIP
2 2 (2.20%) SNMP
2 2 (2.20%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.20%) VPN
2 2 (2.20%) MPLS
2 2 (2.20%) OSPF
2 2 (2.20%) BGP
2 2 (2.20%) DOCSIS
2 2 (2.20%) Telnet
2 2 (2.20%) SSH
3 1 (1.10%) Network Security
3 1 (1.10%) QSIG
3 1 (1.10%) DPNSS
3 1 (1.10%) Internet
3 1 (1.10%) Extranet
3 1 (1.10%) PBX
3 1 (1.10%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.69%) MongoDB
1 7 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (3.30%) MySQL
3 2 (2.20%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (8.79%) NUnit
2 7 (7.69%) Selenium
2 7 (7.69%) MSTest
3 6 (6.59%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.30%) Subversion
5 2 (2.20%) JIRA
5 2 (2.20%) Axure RP
5 2 (2.20%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.10%) Grunt
6 1 (1.10%) Bower
General
1 16 (17.58%) Marketing
2 12 (13.19%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.49%) Finance
4 3 (3.30%) French Language
4 3 (3.30%) German Language
4 3 (3.30%) Multimedia
4 3 (3.30%) Portuguese Language
5 2 (2.20%) Spanish Language
5 2 (2.20%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.20%) Publishing
5 2 (2.20%) Games
5 2 (2.20%) Banking
5 2 (2.20%) Retail
6 1 (1.10%) Automotive
6 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.10%) Electronics
6 1 (1.10%) Billing
6 1 (1.10%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 38 (41.76%) Developer
2 18 (19.78%) Web Developer
3 15 (16.48%) Service Desk Engineer
4 12 (13.19%) Front-End Developer
5 6 (6.59%) Designer
6 5 (5.49%) Marketing Executive
6 5 (5.49%) Project Manager
6 5 (5.49%) Digital Marketing Executive
6 5 (5.49%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (4.40%) ServiceNow Developer
7 4 (4.40%) Analyst
7 4 (4.40%) .NET Developer
7 4 (4.40%) Front-End Web Developer
8 3 (3.30%) Sitecore Developer
8 3 (3.30%) Umbraco Developer
9 2 (2.20%) Magento Developer
9 2 (2.20%) UX Designer
9 2 (2.20%) Web Marketing Executive
9 2 (2.20%) Content Manager
9 2 (2.20%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (41.76%) HTML
2 36 (39.56%) CSS
3 22 (24.18%) jQuery
4 21 (23.08%) .NET
5 15 (16.48%) ASP.NET
5 15 (16.48%) HTML5
5 15 (16.48%) CSS3
6 9 (9.89%) AngularJS
7 8 (8.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (8.79%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
8 7 (7.69%) XML
9 5 (5.49%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (5.49%) Web Services
10 4 (4.40%) Sass
10 4 (4.40%) JSON
11 2 (2.20%) WCF
11 2 (2.20%) WF
11 2 (2.20%) Silverlight
11 2 (2.20%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.99%) Social Media
1 10 (10.99%) User Experience
2 8 (8.79%) Digital Media
3 5 (5.49%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.49%) CMDB
4 4 (4.40%) Blog
5 3 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.30%) DTV
5 3 (3.30%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.30%) Handset
6 2 (2.20%) Streaming Video
6 2 (2.20%) MPEG
6 2 (2.20%) STB
6 2 (2.20%) IPTV
6 2 (2.20%) Video on Demand
6 2 (2.20%) Copywriting
7 1 (1.10%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.10%) EPoS
7 1 (1.10%) W3C
7 1 (1.10%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.89%) Windows
2 3 (3.30%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.97%) Content Management
2 24 (26.37%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (25.27%) CRM
4 22 (24.18%) ITIL
5 19 (20.88%) Service Management
6 15 (16.48%) eTOM
7 14 (15.38%) Incident Management
8 13 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
9 11 (12.09%) Analytics
9 11 (12.09%) Scrum
9 11 (12.09%) Project Management
10 9 (9.89%) E-Commerce
10 9 (9.89%) MVC
11 8 (8.79%) SEO
12 7 (7.69%) Automated Testing
13 6 (6.59%) Web Analytics
13 6 (6.59%) Workflow
14 5 (5.49%) OO
14 5 (5.49%) Unit Testing
15 4 (4.40%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 26 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 18 (19.78%) C#
3 10 (10.99%) PHP
4 6 (6.59%) Java
5 5 (5.49%) SQL
6 3 (3.30%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (2.20%) Degree
2 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) QA
2 1 (1.10%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (1.10%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) TeamSite
1 1 (1.10%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (8.79%) Huawei
2 7 (7.69%) Sitecore
3 6 (6.59%) Adobe
4 5 (5.49%) BMC
5 4 (4.40%) CA
5 4 (4.40%) HP
5 4 (4.40%) FatWire
5 4 (4.40%) Google
5 4 (4.40%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.20%) Capita
6 2 (2.20%) Tektronix
6 2 (2.20%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.20%) Apple
7 1 (1.10%) Remedy
7 1 (1.10%) SAP
7 1 (1.10%) Avaya
7 1 (1.10%) hybris
7 1 (1.10%) Demandware
7 1 (1.10%) Twitter
7 1 (1.10%) EPiServer
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
TD Group
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday